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Senator Mary Landrieu is running for re-election. She released this ad but she actually did a re-do of her Senate hearing. What do you think about it?
P. Diddy went to Howard University, but he dropped out. Despite that he has become a successful businessman. He has been asked to deliver the commencement address at Howard University, but some are having a problem with it. Read the linked article and share your thoughts.
We learned this in 4th grade. Did you learn this in school? This speech still resonates.
Yesterday old news surfaced regarding Al Sharpton. Sharpton was an FBI informant back in the eigthies. He actually wore a wire and taped his conversations with some mob heavyweights. He says that he was dealing with corruption in the music business. Since the eighties Sharpton has turned his life around and now he is a respected member of the media community. He is still reviled by some but is this type of journalism fair? If we are the land of second chances are we willing to accept the Sharpton of today or do we vilify him for his behavior over 30 years ago? Share your thoughts.
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Everybody has a phone with a camera these days, but Samsung has catapulted the selfie into another level. When Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz asked the president to take a selfie with him the president obliged his request, but he did not know he was consenting to a covert ad scheme. On its face it seemed like an innocent request but the rich get richer by using their resources and that sadly is what Ortiz did.
Another victim of “affluenza”? A few months ago a rich teen who had killed 4 people was sentenced to a luxurious group home. Now Robert Richards IV heir to the duPont fortune has been given probation. He has admitted raping a 3 year old but the judge determined he would not do well in prison. Really??? Share your thoughts.
Ebony editor says she does not talk to conservatives and white people. RNC chief wants an apology from Ebony. She made the comments on Twitter. Should the magazine be held accountable for her twitter rampage? Read the linked story and share your thoughts.